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How to name a model visualizing a real world object?

blumblum2blumblum2 Posts: 2
NerveGear
Hi, i don't know what search terms would lead me to an answer to this question...

The 3d model that represents a human is called avatar.
But how is the 3d model called that represents a real world, non-living object?
Like a Touch controller. Or some other object that has a beacon attached, so it can be tracked and visualized in VR.

Please answer me despite my stupid screen name, hahaha.

Answers

  • imperativityimperativity Posts: 1,697 Oculus Staff
    Hi,

    Welcome to the Oculus Developer Forums.

    Developers in VR use two primary game engines at this time for development: Unity and Unreal. In Unity, these are referred to as 'Game Objects' in Unreal these are referred to as "Components".


  • BiosyntheticBiosynthetic Posts: 1
    NerveGear
    blumblum2 said:
    Hi, i don't know what search terms would lead me to an answer to this question...

    The 3d model that represents a human is called avatar.
    But how is the 3d model called that represents a real world, non-living object?
    Like a Touch controller. Or some other object that has a beacon attached, so it can be tracked and visualized in VR.

    Please answer me despite my stupid screen name, hahaha.

    corel.   It comes from core 
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